Lawrence General’s New Santagati Center, Opening in May 2017
Celebrating the Santagati Center at Lawrence General
Lawrence General Hospital’s new state-of-the-art Santagati Center brings Boston-caliber surgical sophistication to the Merrimack Valley. Boasting seven spacious surgical suites – including the only hybrid operating room in the region – the center also features cutting edge video, lighting, and air-handling technology; an onsite pathology lab; expanded space for pre- and post- surgical care; and enhanced waiting areas for families.
Part of a $73 million multi-year master plan that includes an array of expansion, renovation, and improvement projects across the hospital, the new Santagati Center brings the level of Lawrence General’s facilities in line with the exceptional care provided.
spacious, technologically advanced operating suites;
hybrid operating suite that enables both open and minimally invasive
air handling system that creates an air curtain around the surgical field
for maximum patient safety;
pathology lab allowing for real-time analysis of surgical specimens;
video system that can display diagnostic images in surgical suites;
LED lighting system that eliminates shadows in the surgical field;
waiting areas for families, visitors, and staff.
Upcoming components of the master facility plan at Lawrence General opening in 2017
include a new surgical day care unit, central sterile processing department,
and family/visitor waiting area.